The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts?
FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
"For the present edition ... the two editors thus divide the responsibility: for the general form of the work, as well as the whole of the first volume and the letter L in the second volume, Mr. R.E. Graves is responsible; for the rest, Mr. Walter Armstrong."--Pref. of v. 2